Bondi Junction NSW, Australia
Fact Sheets
Sugarcane white rash (220)
Pacific Pests, Pathogens and Weeds
Pacific Pests, Pathogens and Weeds


  • Widespread. Asia, North and South America, the Caribbean, Oceania. A minor disease of little importance.
  • Spots on leaf blades, midribs and leaf sheaths, yellowish or purple, oval, 1-4 mm. Later, whitish-grey with red margin. May merge and form streaks.
  • Spread as spores by wind.
  • Cultural control: not likely to be needed.
  • Chemical control: none recommended.

No responses yet...